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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old Jun 23rd, 14, 10:31 AM Thread Starter
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Figured I'd introduce myself here. I used to own an all original matching numbers 67 RS back in my 20's. I paid $600 for it in 1989 and was able to start it up and drive it home. The guy told me afterwards that he felt like he ripped me off at that price. Obviously he knew nothing about the value of the car. I fell on some hard times and ended up selling my car thinking I'd just find another one later on. How wrong I was to think it would be easy or cheap to replace it.

Now in my 40's, my wife recently purchased me a fully restored matching numbers 68 RS. She just couldn't find a 67 RS for sale in a decent price range. Either way I'm happy just the same
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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old Jun 23rd, 14, 10:59 AM
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Welcome to the forum. Great looking ride! My '67 is similar in color, but currently black. Might change it back when the next painting opportunity comes around.

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post #3 of 8 (permalink) Old Jun 23rd, 14, 11:15 AM
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Sweet ride!

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Welcome...very pretty car. Great color and just looks clean.
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post #5 of 8 (permalink) Old Jun 23rd, 14, 12:14 PM
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Correct model year. Well done!

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post #6 of 8 (permalink) Old Jun 23rd, 14, 03:09 PM
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Hey James - Welcome. Well back int he day most bluebooks listed any vehicle older then 10 years as scrap $500.00 and tons of first gens could be had as daily drivers for $500.00 to $2,500.00. Those were the days. Now scrap goes for 12,000.00 and up What are the details on your new to you 68 RS?

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Welcome James!
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Welcome. Nice looking ride.
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